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The performance of pantomime originates at its earliest in ancient Greece; the name is taken from a single masked dancer called Pantomimus, although performances were not necessarily silent. In Medieval Europe, early forms of mime such as mummer plays and later dumbshows evolved. In early nineteenth century Paris, Jean-Gaspard Deburau solidified the many attributes that we have come to know in modern times — the silent figure in whiteface. Font: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mime_art…





The Marvellous Entries


(in order of the community's favoritism in the contest gallery aka from most popular)

:thumb106809104: Teaching how to mime ... by JohnPeri
Le the'atre de la pluie by UniqueNudes Mime 19 by Yupa
Mime me by junkster78 .:: Mimey Elfy ::.. by zananeichan :thumb106884231:
:thumb103875327: :thumb106587693: Ayako the nude mime by AlexaMDesign


This contest ended day 20 December, 2008 and since then I've been struggling myself to pick all the winners. Therefore, besides apologising for being so late with the results, I must let you know which were my criteria while picking a winner, so I'll give you my topics of thought:

- Is the mime nude? xD
- Is the composition entertaining/original? How much?
- Is it a good photo / does it represent the best? How much?

If yes is the answer then the photos would automatically pass the first process of jurying. After this I just had to figure out which were the ones I liked more so I could have an order or places. This was extremely difficult for me to do because the places to award were only 5 and I liked (read: love) 8 of them...

So, to cut things short, in the end, being a good photo, but most of all, being entertaining paid out! :Aww:



And The Winners Are...




1st place: :thumb106809104:
by Pelicanh winning 30 devdollars + fella


2nd place: Mime 19 by Yupa
by Yupa winning 20 devdollars + 1 year subscription


3rd place:
by piratephotography winning 10 devdollars + 6 month subscription


Runner-ups:




by: photoswithattitude winning a 3 months sub

and

.:: Mimey Elfy ::.. by zananeichan
by zananeichan winning a 3 months sub


:clap: Congratulations, everyone! :clap:


And thank you for making part of my last Artistic Nudes Contest! :happycry:
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:iconjohnperi:
It was fun. Thank you for this oppportunity presented.
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:icontooneh:
damn im under like a few months under 18. cant even see the dratted enteries lol
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:iconeternalsunshinespot:
fantastic entry. I never had the chance to conjur something up. But I'll probably still do something with the theme because I liked it so much!
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:iconhelewidis:
Helewidis Jan 10, 2009   Photographer
do link me to it when you do! :flirty:
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Xerces Jan 10, 2009  Professional Artisan Crafter
awesome! congrats to the winners =D
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DistortedSmile Jan 10, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome entries :D
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:iconjacquijax:
REALLY NICE HON! :clap: :D
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LovittGirl Jan 10, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
I also loved `Pelicanh's and `Shy-Too-Shy's entry the best! They are all wonderful, though! Congratulations to everyone who entered!
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LineBirgitte Jan 10, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
They were all do fantastic! But Pelicanhs really were the best :clap:

Congratulations to all! :dance:
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getcarter Jan 10, 2009   Photographer
:hug:
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